Waterloo Region Generations
A record of the people of Waterloo Region, Ontario.

Julius Ernst Rosger

Male 1858 - 1945  (87 years)


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  • Name Julius Ernst Rosger 
    Born 1858  Mosheim, , Hessen, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3
    Gender Male 
    Immigration 1882  Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Naturalization 1886  Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Occupation 1888  Draper Township, Muskoka District, Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    farmer 
    Occupation 1921  Dorking, Wellington Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Hotel Keeper 
    Religion 1921  Dorking, Wellington Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Lutheran 
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-63441 
    Died 25 Jan 1945  [1
    Buried St. Peter's Lutheran Cemetery, Linwood, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Person ID I63441  Generations
    Last Modified 1 Dec 2019 

    Family Mary Dorothea Gilbert,   b. 1868, Draper Township, Muskoka District, Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1939  (Age 71 years) 
    Married 9 May 1888  Draper Township, Muskoka District, Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Children 
     1. George Julius Rosger,   b. 10 Jun 1890, Draper Township, Muskoka District, Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Mar 1928, Weir River, , Manitoba, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 37 years)
     2. Frederick Herman Rosger,   b. 22 Sep 1891, Draper Township, Muskoka District, Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Aug 1956  (Age 64 years)
     3. Ernest Andrew Rosger,   b. 5 Feb 1893, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Aug 1941, Gladstone, , Manitoba, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 48 years)
     4. Selma Rosger,   b. 1896, of, Dorking, Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1970  (Age 74 years)
     5. Lillian Emelia "Lilly" Rosger,   b. 23 Sep 1898, Draper Township, Muskoka District, Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Aug 1977, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 78 years)
     6. Anna Ida Rosger,   b. 30 Nov 1900, Draper Township, Muskoka District, Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Dec 1952, Detroit, Wayne, Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 52 years)
     7. Hilda Clara Rosger,   b. 26 May 1902, Draper Township, Muskoka District, Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Jan 1976, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 73 years)
     8. Wesley Pursie Rosger,   b. 10 Oct 1904, Draper Township, Muskoka District, Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1967  (Age 62 years)
     9. William Clarence "Clarence" Rosger,   b. 30 Aug 1909, Ellice Township, Perth Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Nov 1970, RR1, Newbury, , Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 61 years)
    Last Modified 2 Dec 2019 
    Family ID F16822  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • JULIUS ROSGER

      The death of Julius Rosger, 87, one of Linwood's oldest residents occurred on Tursday, January 25th. Mr. Rosger had been seriously ill for a week. Born in Germany in 1858, Mr. Rosger came to Canada in 1880 and took up residence at that time at Ancaster. Following his marriage to the former Mary Dorothy Gilbert 57 years ago, he moved to Germania, Muskoka, where for a number of years he was postmaster, storekeeper and mail carrier. He later took up residence in Dorking and nine years ago moved to Linwood. In 1938 he celebrated his golden wedding anniversary. His wife predeceased him the following year. The deceased was a member of St. Peter's Lutheran Church. Surviving are three sons, Frederick, of Gladstone, Man.; Clarence of Port Stanley and Wesley at home; four daughters, Mrs. George (Selma) Johnson, Vancouver; Mrs. Leslie (Lilian) Wright, Dorking; Mrs. Archie (Hilda) Ament, Linwood, and Miss Anne Rosger, Detroit. Two sons predeceased him.

  • Sources 
    1. [S865] Cemetery - ON, Waterloo, Wellesley - St. Peters Lutheran Linwood Waterloo Region Branch, Ontario Genealogical Society.
      In loving memory/ Julius E. Rosger/ 1858-1945/ Mary D. Gilbert/ his beloved wife/ 1868- 1939

    2. [S721] Vit - ON - Marriage Registration, marriage certificate 7339 (1888), Rosger-Gilbert.
      Julius Ernst Rosger, 27, farmer of Tp. MacCauley, bl. Mosheim, Germany, s/o Frederick Rosger & Wilhelmine Rosger, married Maria Dorothea Gilbert, 19, res. Draper b. Draper, d/o George & Catharine Gilbert, married 9 May 1888 Draper

    3. [S2107] Census - ON, Waterloo, Wellesley Twp. - 1921, Sub Dist. 10 Page 12.

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    Link to Google MapsBorn - 1858 - Mosheim, , Hessen, Germany Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsImmigration - 1882 - Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsNaturalization - 1886 - Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Hotel Keeper - 1921 - Dorking, Wellington Co., Ontario Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - Lutheran - 1921 - Dorking, Wellington Co., Ontario Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - St. Peter's Lutheran Cemetery, Linwood, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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